How to Get Logitech Peripherals to Play Nice with OS X Mavericks

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OS X Mavericks was just released, and tons of Mac users are flocking to the Mac App Store to download the latest version of OS X, especially since it’s free now. However, as with any new piece of software, it’s not compatible with everything. For example, Logitech’s software for its peripherals don’t yet have full […]

iPad Keyboard Cover in the Works, Says Former Apple Employee


Apple is currently testing prototypes of different iPad keyboard covers that may get announced at tomorrow’s iPad event, according to former Apple employee Jamie Ryan. He says that he’s been talking with several current Apple employees about the new products and says that the company has been testing keyboard cover prototypes for a while. It’s […]

How to Enable Emoji in iOS 7

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When you’re chatting with friends and family over iMessage, you can’t quite convey the same emotion that you would if you were talking with them face-to-face. However, this is where emoji come into play. Emoji are similar to emoticons, but the only difference is that emoji consist of a wider range to choose from and […]

Keyboards Don’t Sell Tablets


Attention everyone who thinks a keyboard is the key to beating the iPad: 2009 called. They want their thoroughly disproved idea that tablets need keyboards back.

4 Tablet Keyboards Superior To The BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

Today RIM introduced the new Bluetooth Mini Keyboard Case for the Blackberry PlayBook. Arriving months after the tablet’s release and (arguably) long after anyone still cared, this accessory aims to make the PlayBook an even better business companion. Every little bit helps, right? The slim keyboard connects via Bluetooth and features 128 bit encryption for […]

How To Enable The Kindle Fire’s International Keyboards

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Those who love the Kindle Fire but want to surf the web or write emails in a language other than English have had to contend with the tablet’s word suggestion engine, and apparently it’s really annoying. Since there’s no way to turn it off, the next best solution is to switch to a keyboard for […]

Microsoft RearType Puts Keys on Back of Slates

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Microsoft researchers are playing with the idea of putting full QWERTY keyboards on the back of slate devices. This particular Microsoft research team is exploring ways to improve text entry on devices that typically don’t have physical keyboards. In a research report, test subjects were able to learn how to type with RearType at an […]

GBM iPad Series: Docks and Keyboards


I have to admit I was somewhat surprised when Apple began the “magical and revolutionary” tour by also announcing a keyboard dock. I mean if you’re going to transform us all into touch and go wizards, why (besides making money from those who are skeptical) would you offer a keyboard dock? That thinking was tempered […]

Keyboards going the way of the dodo?


Anyone who has used a computer has used a keyboard.  Before that, it was a typewriter.  We as a society are all familiar with keyboards.  We type on them everyday.  Its the input device of choice, combined with a mouse, to enter data into our computer and make our day productive.  Well, this is us […]

smallQWERTY keypad is not a small QWERTY keypad


Not at all sure about the specs on this device, but from its appearance, it’s a Bluetooth keyboard sporting the smallQWERTY layout from Mobience. Please note, “smallQWERTY” does not mean a small keyboard using the QWERTY layout. Rather, it uses the standard phone numeric configuration with a modified alphabetic layout based on QWERTY positioning. Basically, […]